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Mumps Information 

The Immunization Action Coalition provides answers to frequently asked questions, including the following:

  • What is mumps?
  • Who can get mumps?
  • What are the symptoms of mumps?
  • Are there complications of mumps?
  • How soon do symptoms appear?
  • How is mumps spread?
  • How long is an infected person able to spread the disease?
  • What is the treatment for mumps?
  • How do I protect myself, my kids, and/or my family?

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mumps Information